Call for Presentations

Call for Talks and Activities - May 1 Deadline

The 2021 AFS Technologies Workshop is a community based effort to promote the stability and growth of the AFS distributed file system and related technologies.

The workshop will be three half day workshops from 10:00am to 2:30pm Eastern time June 14-16, 2021, held virtually.

We believe that all members of the AFS community have something valuable to share with others. We invite you to submit a session proposal to share your experience with colleagues in the AFS community. Sessions types at the workshop include presentations, panels, tutorials, and roundtable discussions.

Why Present

  • Friendly Audiences
  • Rewarding Experience
  • Share Your Knowledge
  • Contribute to the Community

Topics of Interest

Any topic generally related to AFS technologies will be considered. Areas of interest include, but are not limited too:

  • Site Reports
  • Best Practices and Lessons Learned
  • Novel use cases for AFS
  • Development efforts
  • Tools and technology integration
  • Performance, networking, security
  • Testing and test automation
  • Or anything else AFS related you would like to discuss or showcase

Have a neat new tool you wrote that saves you time and effort? Tell us about it. Have an idea you want to try out on a bunch of people? Tell us about it. Have you done some performance tuning, benchmarking, or automated testing? We would love to hear more!

Submission Guidelines

Deadline for submission: May 1, 2021

Proposals should contain:

  • Your name and affiliation
  • Session title
  • A brief summary of the topic
  • Session format: presentation, panel, discussion, other
  • Time requirements

Multiple proposals are welcome from the same individual or organization.

Please send your proposals for consideration to with the subject 2021 cfp.